Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Hearing on NIH Budget Request
CSPAN April 15, 2019 8:30am-10:16am EDT
Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), testified before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee regarding the president's 2020 budget request for the agency. Dr. Collins outlined NIH research, including ongoing - and so far successful - sickle cell anemia clinical trials. He also discussed the development of an artificial pancreas and brain mapping research. The directors of other institutes within NIH also testified.
Sponsor: Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies